Title of the activity
Regional Workshop on Dispute Settlement for Central & Eastern Europe, Central Asia & the Caucasus countries
Application Deadline Date
The Secretariat of the World Trade Organization is organizing, in collaboration with the Joint Vienna Institute (JVI), a Regional Workshop on Dispute Settlement for CENTRAL & EASTERN EUROPE, CENTRAL ASIA & THE CAUCASUS, to be held in Vienna (Austria), from 22 to 25 October 2019. The Workshop, in the context of the WTO Biennial Technical Assistance and Training Plan for 2018-2019 (WT/COMTD/W/227/rev1) aims to facilitate the more effective participation of CEECAC countries in the work of the World Trade Organization.
Joint Vienna Institute
Invited participants are required to be based in capital with direct responsibilities relating to the WTO, preferably dispute settlement; to have two years of experience on WTO matters, preferably relating to dispute settlement (but applications from officials with less experience will be considered on a case by case basis); and be familiar with current developments in the multilateral trading system
1. Government officials are implementing WTO Agreements and fully realising Members' rights and obligations
1.1: Government officials have enhanced knowledge about the WTO Agreements, formulation of trade policies and conduct of trade negotiations